Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Patient Experience?

Current

Hospital Rating

Average
73%
68%
70%
Patient Experience

Would Recommend Hospital

79%

70%

71%

Received Information and Education

86%

83%

85%

Nurses Communicated Well

80%

74%

79%

Doctors Communicated Well

78%

78%

82%

Help Received When Wanted

68%

61%

67%

Pain Well Controlled

74%

68%

71%

Staff Explained Medicine

64%

61%

64%

Patient Room and Bathroom Was Clean

76%

70%

73%

Quiet at Night

51%

51%

61%

Re-hospitalizations?

Current

Hospitalwide Readmission Rate

Average
15.90%
(lower is better)
15.90%
(lower is better)
16%
(lower is better)

Patient Safety?

Current

Surgical Care Measures

Superior
98%
97%
97%
Infection Prevention

Appropriate Timing of Antibiotic

99%

98%

98%

Use of Appropriate Antibiotic

99%

98%

98%

Appropriate Discontinuation of Antibiotic

97%

97%

97%

Urinary Catheter Removal

98%

95%

96%

Complication Prevention

Blood-clot Prevention

98%

97%

97%

Beta-blockers Continued

96%

95%

96%

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Patient Experience?

Current

Hospital Rating

Average
73%
68%
70%
Patient Experience

Would recommend hospital

79%

70%

71%

Received information and education

86%

83%

85%

Nurses communicated well

80%

74%

79%

Doctors communicated well

78%

78%

82%

Help received

68%

61%

67%

Pain well controlled

74%

68%

71%

Staff explained medicine

64%

61%

64%

Patient room and bathroom was clean

76%

70%

73%

Quiet at night

51%

51%

61%

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Patient Safety?

Current

Surgical Care Measures

Superior
98%
97%
97%
Infection Prevention

Appropriate timing of antibiotic

99%

98%

98%

Use of appropriate antibiotic

99%

98%

98%

Appropriate discontinuation of antibiotic

97%

97%

97%

Urinary catheter removal

98%

95%

96%

Complication Prevention

Blood-clot prevention

98%

97%

97%

Beta-blockers continued

96%

95%

96%

Unplanned Surgical Wound Reopening

Average
0.05%
(lower is better)
0.09%
(lower is better)
0.10%
(lower is better)

Death after Serious Treatable Complication

Average
10.81%
(lower is better)
11.24%
(lower is better)
11.34%
(lower is better)

Accidental Lung Puncture

Average
0.03%
(lower is better)
0.03%
(lower is better)
0.03%
(lower is better)

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Heart Attack?

Current

Death Rate

Average
12.10%
(lower is better)
14.90%
(lower is better)
15.10%
(lower is better)

Quality of Care

Superior
99%
97%
97%
More Info

Aspirin prescribed at discharge

99%

98%

99%

Statins prescribed at discharge

99%

97%

97%

Timeliness of Care

Above Average
95%
NA
NA
More Info

Anti-clotting therapy within 30 minutes

NA

100%

67%

Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) within 90 minutes

95%

94%

95%

Readmission Rate

Average
16.80%
(lower is better)
18.20%
(lower is better)
18.30%
(lower is better)

Heart Bypass Surgery?

Current

Death Rate

Average
1.89%
(lower is better)
2.17%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Internal Mammary Artery Usage

Average
99%
97%
NA

Postoperative Stroke

Average
2.02%
(lower is better)
1.31%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Heart Failure?

Current

Death Rate

Average
10.20%
(lower is better)
11.20%
(lower is better)
11.80%
(lower is better)

Quality of Care

Average
97%
97%
96%
More Info

Severity of heart failure evaluated

100%

98%

96%

Clear instructions given prior to discharge

94%

93%

92%

ACE inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) given

99%

97%

96%

Readmission Rate

Average
21.20%
(lower is better)
22.80%
(lower is better)
23.10%
(lower is better)

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Mother & Baby?

Current

C-Section Rate (NTSV)

Average
32.10%
(lower is better)
27.80%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Breastfeeding Rate

Average
66.10%
63.20%
NA

Episiotomy Rate

Average
18.30%
(lower is better)
13.50%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

VBAC Rate

Average
4.50%
8.30%
NA

VBAC Routinely Available

Yes
NA
NA

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Pneumonia?

Current

Death Rate

Average
10.50%
(lower is better)
11.70%
(lower is better)
12%
(lower is better)

Quality of Care

Above Average
97%
96%
95%
More Info

Blood culture taken before antibiotics administered

98%

97%

97%

Initial antibiotic consistent with current recommendations

96%

96%

94%

Readmission Rate

Average
15.20%
(lower is better)
17.50%
(lower is better)
17.60%
(lower is better)

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Surgeries/Other Conditions?

Current

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair - Number of Cases

Sufficient Volume
11
NA
NA

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair - Death Rate

Performance has not been rated because there are too few cases to rate hospitals.
0%
(lower is better)
1.94%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Esophageal Resection - Number of Cases

Performance has not been rated because either the hospital did not provide this service  or no data were available.
NA
NA
NA

Esophageal Resection - Death Rate

Performance has not been rated because there are too few cases to rate hospitals.
NA
(lower is better)
2.55%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Pancreatic Resection - Number of Cases

Performance has not been rated because either the hospital did not provide this service  or no data were available.
NA
NA
NA

Pancreatic Resection - Death Rate

Performance has not been rated because there are too few cases to rate hospitals.
NA
(lower is better)
3.51%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Angioplasty (PTCA) - Number of Cases

Sufficient Volume
327
NA
NA

Angioplasty (PTCA) - Death Rate

Performance has not been rated because there are too few cases to rate hospitals.
1%
(lower is better)
2.40%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Acute Stroke Death Rate

Superior
5.70%
(lower is better)
9.91%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Craniotomy Death Rate

Average
4.40%
(lower is better)
7.81%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Death Rate

Average
3.20%
(lower is better)
2.31%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Hip Fracture Death Rate

Average
0.90%
(lower is better)
2.47%
(lower is better)
NA
(lower is better)

Hip or Knee Surgery Readmission Rate

Average
6.20%
(lower is better)
5.20%
(lower is better)
5.40%
(lower is better)

Hip or Knee Surgery Complication Rate

Average
3.30%
(lower is better)
3.30%
(lower is better)
3.50%
(lower is better)

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

751 Medical Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911 • (619) 482-5800

Emergency Department (ED) Care?

Current

Time in ED before being admitted

Performance has not been rated because the required statistical information is not available.
400 minutes
(lower is better)
338 minutes
(lower is better)
273 minutes
(lower is better)

Time in ED before being sent home

Performance has not been rated because the required statistical information is not available.
214 minutes
(lower is better)
165 minutes
(lower is better)
140 minutes
(lower is better)

Time in ED before being seen

Performance has not been rated because the required statistical information is not available.
102 minutes
(lower is better)
33 minutes
(lower is better)
31 minutes
(lower is better)

Patients who left ED without being seen

Performance has not been rated because the required statistical information is not available.
3%
(lower is better)
3%
(lower is better)
2%
(lower is better)

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